Copper Alloy No. 976 is a cast leaded nickel bronze containing 20% nickel; it is known as Nickel Silver (20% Nickel) and its trade name is Dairy Bronze. It has a pleasing silvery color and high resistance to corrosion by milk and many other materials. Among its many uses are furniture and ship trimmings, valves and hardware. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, and tensile properties as well as fracture toughness and fatigue. It also includes information on high temperature performance and corrosion resistance as well as casting, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Cu-331. Producer or source: Copper alloy foundries.
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TopicsCorrosion-resistant alloys Cast bronze Nickel-silver alloys Chemical composition Castability Heat treatability Joinability Machinability Elastic modulus Fatigue properties Fracture toughness Hardness Tensile properties Physical properties Thermal properties Valves Household products and consumer goods Offshore and marine equipment